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1927 Boom Booze & Ballyhoo   [Original Title]

Histoire Vécue de l'annee 1927   [Other Title]
Country of Origin: United States
Year of origin: n/a
Genre: Newsreel
Locations of shooting: USA

Production company: Wolper Productions / United Artists Television

A documentary about the most important events in 1927 in the United States.
1. Americans celebrate New Years Eve in different clubs, entertained by stars like Eddie Jackson and Jimmy Durante.
2. The cinema becomes more and more important in everyday life. Clips with Clara Bow or Al Jolson in "The Jazz Singer".
3. "Babe" Ruth, hero of baseball, sings for television and wins an important baseball game.
4. The execution of Sacco und Vanzetti (anarchists) by the US justice results in mass protests.
5. Charles Lindbergh ("Lucky Lindy") makes the first nonstopp flight from NY to Paris. He becomes a hero as well.

Version 1
Language: n/a
Sound: Sound film
Aspect: 1:1,33
Duration: 14 min

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